Shared hosting is that many websites are hosted on one server. We share space with other users, but each with its own domain or web address. It is an economic web hosting, and we are renting some space on a server and share resources with other clients in the web hosting company, which, moreover, can affect server performance.
Normally, a person or small business can not afford to pay, or need, all the infrastructure and capacity Internet connection required for hosting your website. In this case the shared hosting gives you the opportunity to have a web hosting affordable, quality.
This mode offers shared hosting is the most used by individuals, small business or ecommerce business without lots of visitors and do not require a lot of resources. You can find different prices, from something very basic for 5 € a month to something more complete for 100 € per month.
The most advantageous of shared hosting is that, apart from a cheap web hosting, you get a range of services and tools, usually included, and all in return for a reasonable price. Thus, it is normal to offer you several email accounts, email services and domain forwarding, email antivirus and a control panel easy to use to manage your website. Most also come with support for dynamic web sites that require the use of technology databases (mySQL, Access, SQL) and programming languages (php, asp,. Net, perl etc. ..)